This poem is in solidarity with the women fighting against the hijab ban in the schools and colleges in Karnataka.
The Hijab Question: A Writer Recalls a Time in 1980s Karnataka When Education Came First
A novelist rewinds to a moment in time when she was a teacher at a PU college in North Karnataka's Raichur.
Udupi: Hijab Wearing Students Allowed Into College, Made to Sit in Separate Room
The decision has sparked concerns about segregation.